No. 24 Texas 61, California 60
Chassidy Fussell gave Texas its only lead of the game when she
scored with 1:11 left Saturday to lift the No. 24 Longhorns over
California 61-60 in the Rainbow Wahine Showdown.
Fussell finished with 15 points to pace Texas (4-1) to its
fourth straight victory. Yvonne Anderson added 14 points and
Ashleigh Fontenette 12. Ashley Gayle had 11 rebounds.
Layshia Clarendon led the Golden Bears (3-2) with 13 points.
Linsday Sherbert had 11 and Reshanda Gray 10, giving her five
straight double-digit games to open her collegiate career. Gennifer
Brandon grabbed 12 rebounds.
The Bears used a 12-0 run for a 16-4 edge with 14:25 left in the
half and led 30-24 at intermission.
California outrebounded Texas 40-31 but committed 23 turnovers
to the Longhorns’ 16.